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Ginormotermes Engel et al. 2016 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea

PaleoDB taxon number: 337136

Synonym: Gigantotermes Engel et al. 2016 [replaced name] (taxon 337134)

Full reference: M. S. Engel, P. M. Barden, and D. A. Grimaldi. 2016. A replacement name for the Cretaceous termite genus Gigantotermes (Isoptera). Novitates Paleoentomologicae 14:1-2

Parent taxon: Euisoptera according to M. S. Engel et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Aiuruocatermes, Aragonitermes, Archotermopsidae, Ardatermes, Baissatermes, Caatingatermitinae, Cantabritermes, Carinatermitinae, Cretarhinotermes, Cretatermitinae, Dharmatermes, Eutermes, Eutermes debilis, Francotermes, Hodotermitidae, Icoisoptera, Jitermes, Krishnatermes, Lebanotermes, Lutetiatermitinae, Mariconitermes, Meiatermes, Melqartitermes, Morazatermes, Mylacrotermes, Paleotermopsis, Santonitermes, Stolotermitidae, Syagriotermes, Tanytermes, Termes rutoti, Termopsidae, Ulmeriella, Yanjingtermes, Yongdingia

Subtaxa: Ginormotermes rex

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Type: Gigantotermes rex

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